Latin America
By Siobhan O'Brien Holmes

10 things you need to know about booking your next flight as early as possible

Check out these top insider tips on saving money on your next flight.

General
By Emma Mitra

Shakedown, Dubai

Dubai really is the perfect place to escape to for some serious relaxing in sunny luxury. If you’re flying with Emirates somewhere long-haul, then you *have* to stop over for a few days. If you want to escape winter in the UK, then you definitely have to go. Here’s your beginner’s guide to Dubai.

Africa
By Guest Blogger

Why I Volunteer: Helping Communities in South Africa

Jenny Ayre is a Travel Expert working in our Cheltenham store and a few weeks ago she, and other Travel Experts from our other stores in the UK, we’re sent on a trip to South Africa to visit some of the many volunteering projects we support in the country. Here’s her blog, all about her amazing experience and why she believes volunteering is so important.

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

High Five… Safaris!

A sarari through the plains of Africa is one of life’s great adventures, the thrill of searching out that elusive sighting of the ‘Big 5’ can’t be beaten – just ask anyone who’s been. So, this week we’ve been inspired to select our own Big 5. This is our list of our top five safari experiences.

General
By Lisa Crowther

12 Up and Coming Travel Destinations to Visit in 2014

With our new destination brochures freshly delivered to stores, who better to give advice on the next hot destination for 2014 than brochure writer, and former STA Travel Expert Hannah Jeffrey. Hannah is one of our most clued up experts, so I’ve asked her to share her tips for places to visit next year. Here’s what she said…

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

10 Amazing Flash Sale Adventure Tours for only £399!

So, January has rolled around again, and while we’ve got a whole heap of amazing sale offers that are here for the entire month, we’ve decided, just ‘cause we like you so much, that we’re going to up the ante that bit more and offer some incredible – and totally unbeatable we might add – savings on a selection of some of our favourite adventure tours. Check out our best 10 deals on tours for this week.

Africa
By Francoise Daines

8 bus passes that will make your life easier when travelling

Getting around when you’re travelling can be made way easier if you book onto a hop-on hop-off bus pass. We check out 8 of our favourites, that will take you to all the best bits as well and off the beaten track in destinations such as Southeast Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and loads more…

Africa
By Stephanie Mitchell

10 Amazing January Sale Deals That Will Help You Make 2014 Unforgettable!

This year’s sale deals are, quite frankly, ridiculous. And we mean that in a good way! We’ve got so many deals floating around, that we decided to choose our our top 10 to make your life easier! Heren are our top 10 sale deals that will make your life unforgettable…

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

High Five… High Fives of 2013!

As 2013 draws to a close, we take a look back at some of our favourite blogs from the year’s High Five series. Were our favourites the same as yours? There’s only one way to find out…

Africa
By Lisa Crowther

The Top 5 Ways to Spot the Big 5 in South Africa

South Africa is a wonderland, a part of the world that won’t fail to surprise and astound you time and time again. There are a huge selection of overland trips to help you get up close and personal with the Big Five in South Africa, here are our pick of the top 5 overland trips to spot the Big 5.